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IPI books include single-author monographs and multiauthor edited volumes. Over the past ten years IPI has published of some of the most recognized titles in the peace and security literature, including Ending Civil Wars, Greed and Grievance, The UN Security Council, and Building States to Build Peace. Most IPI books are products of in-house research programs and represent years of planning and study. Others are the products of partnerships with researchers and sister institutions around the world.

 

 

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Content by Books & 2005

 

Books - July 15, 2005

You, the People: The United Nations, Transitional Administration, and State-Building

Simon Chesterman (Oxford University Press, 2005)

 
 

 

Books - July 14, 2005

Profiting from Peace: Managing the Resource Dimensions of Civil War

Karen Ballentine and Heiko Nitzschke (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005)

 
 

 

Books - July 14, 2005

East Africa and the Horn: Confronting Challenges to Good Governance

Dorina Bekoe, ed. (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005)

 
 

 

Books - June 14, 2005

Conflict and Collusion in Sierra Leone

David Keen, ed. (James Currey Publishers, 2005)

 
 

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